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The Westbrook Dilemma

The Westbrook Dilemma

The 2016-2017 NBA regular season was all about Russell Westbrook. He was given the MVP largely because he was the first player since Oscar Robertson to average a triple-double. Westbrook followed it up this season by averaging another triple-double. However, the series against the Jazz is another example of why he can’t win at the highest level.MORE

NBA Playoffs: Top 10 Players

NBA Playoffs: Top 10 Players

The NBA playoffs are here, and my Sixers are in it! The prior five years, I’ve gotten used to watching the great players in the league without having to worry about my team running into them. With that in mind, I have compiled a list of players you would want on your side in a playoff game.MORE

Rooting For Your Rival

Rooting For Your Rival

Nevada’s run in the NCAA Tournament has received a fair amount of attention in Boise. The Wolf Pack’s tournament wins are beneficial for the Mountain West, both in perception and financially. However, I’m still left wondering where the Boise State’s fan base stands on rooting for Nevada.MORE

Coach Rice Era Hypothetical

Coach Rice Era Hypothetical

So, while this team is one of the best that Coach Leon Rice has had, it isn’t a perfect squad. How could this current team be improved?MORE

BSU Basketball Roster In Thanksgiving Form

BSU Basketball Roster In Thanksgiving Form

Believe it or not, I’ve spent more time with the Boise State men’s basketball team than Bob Behler this season. With Thanksgiving approaching, I figured I’d give my scouting report in a form that everyone can understand. Thanksgiving dinner style.MORE

October Poll: Baseball Is King, NFL Had A Bad Month

October Poll: Baseball Is King, NFL Had A Bad Month

October is widely known as one of the greatest sports months. It’s the only month of the year where nearly every major sport is in full swing. NFL starts ramping up, college football does the same. The NBA and NHL get underway, while MLB comes to a close with the playoffs.MORE

Buckle Up for the Wild Ride of 2 QBs

Buckle Up for the Wild Ride of 2 QBs

In the first game of a pivotal season for Boise State, Coach Bryan Harsin introduced a two-quarterback system in Saturday’s 24-13 win against Troy. That is the most important and only meaningful takeaway from Game 1 of the season. Let’s not call it anything else. Boise State is now a team that uses a two-quarterback…MORE

Blue Collar vs. The Great WYte Hype

Blue Collar vs. The Great WYte Hype

There’s this┬ákind of hype… …and this …and this …and this …and this   And these were just the five I found from memory and a quick Google search. In my now five seasons covering the Mountain West, no player has received as much attention as Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen.   That’s not to say this…MORE

NBA Finals Primer and Prediction

NBA Finals Primer and Prediction

Here’s my notebook for the NBA Finals. Some of the keys to watch for game 1 and beyond.   Iggy-Dray hit 3s If Iggy isn’t a 3pt threat, it’s another place the Cavs can hide Kevin Love on defense. Dray will get open 3’s too   Love can defend center, Iggy, Livingston Finding a hiding…MORE

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